Guatemala City is the economic, governmental and cultural capital of Guatemala and the largest city in Central America.
The city itself is a sprawling, bustling metropolis. In addition to a wide variety of restaurants, hotels and shops the city has art galleries, theatres and museums. It offers all the sites and sounds of a modern city sprinkled with important historic sites. Just a short drive away and worth a visit, are the beautiful towns of Antigua and the wonders of Lake Atitlan.